Payne-Seward House

118 Grand Avenue
Yazoo City, Mississippi

This Victorian home in the Queen Anne Style was designed by Elijah E. Myers, a leading proponent of public architecture and known as the greatest builder  of state capitols in the latter half of the 19th century.  A. M. Payne, the son of the owner of Koalunsa, a plantation overlooking the Yazoo River, built this house in 1891.

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1 Comment
  1. The metal awnings and early 50’s addition of concrete steps are an eyesore. A preservationist could restore the house’s wooden steps and balustrade.

    At this juncture, it’s not notable.

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